Andy Sheppard Quartet
Andy Sheppard is a Bristol born saxophonist and composer who has been one of the most significant British jazz musicians of the past thirty years. His latest album for ECM Records, “Surrounded by Sea” (2015) features an international quartet including Michel Benita (double bass), Sebastian Rochford (drums) and EyvindAarset (guitar).
"Sheppard has a real way with a tune and an ability to make even the simplest melodic fragments sound profound and beautiful. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival, and performances by Ross Stanley, Karen Sharp, Stochelo Rosenberg, Rory Ingham and the Celtic Jazz Quartet. Photography by Bob Meyrick.
Ian Mann on the second day of the Festival and performances by the Pysz/Cousins/Gardiner Trio, Alice Leggett, Gareth Roberts, Barbara Dennerlein and Scott Hamilton. Photography by Bob Meyrick.